ADMINISTRATORS CORNER

Can you teach innovation?

The week of November 20th-24th last year was marked in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) as 'Innovation Week’. There was a plethora of activities taking...

Connecting the education dots… moving from policy to practice

In November, many of us as administrators were knee deep in preparing our schools for inspections. We were also working hard on setting up staff...

Why you need to take time to get to know your...

Knowing your staff is an important part of running a successful school. You can have the greatest school improvement plan, but if you do not...

Student safety… the buck stops here

In the months since the tragedy in Abu Dhabi, involving a student dying on the school bus, policy makers have been very active in finding...

A million ways to thank a teacher

As administrators, we become so caught up with the daily running of the school that we sometimes forget to show our appreciation to the people...

The School Management Trap

So, you have been teaching for the past five or more years. You have completed your postgraduate degree in education, actually, in educational leadership. Every...

Is Your School Culture Toxic Or Positive?

School culture often also referred to as school climate is the cornerstone of all schools. It may be defined as the quality and character...

Education Reform: Are you ready?

 From ancient times until now education reform has been taking place and will continue for the foreseeable future.Education reform is the term given to...

There is no outstanding lesson

I have been very privileged in my career to work with some really talented teachers. They have challenged me to do better and expect...

Administrators Corner…

Our Administrators Corner provides discussions on issues and topics that are pertinent to administrators and aspiring administrators.